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Six Years Audiobook

Six Years

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Publisher's Summary

Six years have passed since Jake Sanders watched Natalie, the love of his life, marry another man. Six years of hiding a broken heart by throwing himself into his career as a college professor. Six years of keeping his promise to leave Natalie alone, and six years of tortured dreams of her life with her new husband, Todd. But six years haven't come close to extinguishing his feelings, and when Jake comes across Todd's obituary, he can't keep himself away from the funeral.

There he gets the glimpse of Todd's wife he's hoping for...but she is not Natalie. Whoever the mourning widow is, she's been married to Todd for more than a decade, and with that fact everything Jake thought he knew about the best time of his life - a time he has never gotten over - is turned completely inside out. As Jake searches for the truth, his picture-perfect memories of Natalie begin to unravel. Mutual friends of the couple either can't be found or don't remember Jake. No one has seen Natalie in years. Jake's search for the woman who broke his heart - and who lied to him - soon puts his very life at risk as it dawns on him that the man he has become may be based on carefully constructed fiction.

Kerry Shale’s stage credits include His Girl Friday (National Theatre) and Frost/Nixon (West End). TV credits include Dr Who and Life’s Too Short. Recent films include A Fantastic Fear of Everything. He has won three Sony Radio Awards, the APA Award for Best Male Audio Book Reader (UK) and the Audie Award for Best Male Audio Book Reader (USA). His audio books include two winners of the Man Booker Prize, Life of Pi and The White Tiger.

©2013 Harlan Coben (P)2013 Orion Publishing Group

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    "Great"

    Loved and enjoyed the narration, suspense and story. Great acting in the voice of the narrator.

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Anita 28/08/2016
    Anita 28/08/2016 Member Since 2016
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    "Easy listen"

    6 Years hooked me within the first chapter. The story was intriguing and the narrator did the characters well.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Dayna 12/08/2016
    Dayna 12/08/2016 Member Since 2015
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    "Loved it!!!"
    Any additional comments?

    Absolutely loved listening to this book! The readers voice was amazing and the story was brilliant. A few predictable elements, but overall great!!!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Lisa 09/08/2016
    Lisa 09/08/2016
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    "Keeps you thinking - highly enjoyable"
    Would you listen to Six Years again? Why?

    No. There are so many books on my wish list that I don't listen to the same book twice.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Six Years?

    The whole book. It all comes together and there are definately some 'ah ha' moments. It flows very well without giving the secrets away.


    Have you listened to any of Kerry Shale’s other performances? How does this one compare?

    This is my first Kerry Shale book. It wont be my last. He was very good at keeping the flow and not mixing up his characters. And he had some good voices :-)


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    No. I wanted to savour it.


    Any additional comments?

    I picked this book after reading Fool Me Once by the same author. I see Harlan Coben has many more books that I am hoping to get to.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    GhanziBotswana
    7/07/15
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    "disappointing"
    Would you try another book from Harlan Coben and/or Kerry Shale?

    no


    What could Harlan Coben have done to make this a more enjoyable book for you?

    written a better plot


    How could the performance have been better?

    not sure


    You didn’t love this book... but did it have any redeeming qualities?

    not really


    Any additional comments?

    plot was banal, so stupid and predictable, hated myself for wasting the time taken to listen !

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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  • Matty
    4/05/13
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    "Classic Coben"

    Excellent thriller away from the Bolitar series which are also great but slightly more predictable. Like most of his one off's, 6 years is a great mystery that slowly unfolds chapter by chapter. Unputdownble

    16 of 16 people found this review helpful
  • James
    Bath, United Kingdom
    14/05/13
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    "Holiday Listen!"


    Enjoyed this, and it was about the right length as I wouldn't have wanted it to go on for too much longer, its got a good pace the only thing I didn't like is that it reminded me of Tell No One in places.

    Good listen for a commute or a holiday!

    9 of 9 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    Broughton, United Kingdom
    8/07/13
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    "A gripping read"
    Would you recommend this audiobook to a friend? If so, why?

    I would recommend this book to a friend as it exciting and engaging with lots of twists and turns along the way.


    What other book might you compare Six Years to, and why?

    I'm a fan of Harlan Coben, this doesn't fail to impress like his other mystery thrillers.


    Which scene did you most enjoy?

    The ending is just fantastic!


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    I don't think that I've ever gotten through an audiobook so fast.


    Any additional comments?

    I'm keen to download Coben's other books that I've not yet read.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • Mrs
    nottingham, United Kingdom
    23/05/13
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    "Gripping. Vintage Coben"

    I listened to the whole book in just a couple of days. It is another page-turner. Some of the themes and plot lines will be familiar to Coben fans .... but apart from that small criticism there are great characters, and some comic moments to alleviate the well judged tension. Kerry Shale's reading is masterly.

    6 of 6 people found this review helpful
  • David Esau
    Elstronwick, East Yorkshire, GB
    11/05/13
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    "I hated this book!!"

    Why because the story drove me to listen to it and not stop until the end. With out doubt one of the best, with great a narration by Kerry Shale

    9 of 10 people found this review helpful
  • Amazon Customer
    HIGH PEAK, United Kingdom
    2/12/13
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    "Really enjoyed it - couldn't stop listening!"
    Would you listen to Six Years again? Why?

    I wouldn't listen to it again as I now know the plot and ending!


    What other book might you compare Six Years to, and why?

    It is a keep you guessing type of story. You think you have guessed right then there is a twist.


    Have you listened to any of Kerry Shale’s other performances? How does this one compare?

    No, I have never listened to him before. I liked his voice, the only thing that did put me off a little bit was when he played the teenager and a female.


    Was there a moment in the book that particularly moved you?

    Not particularly moved me but felt sorry for the main character at times.


    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
  • Mrs
    Barlaston, United Kingdom
    15/10/13
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    "The tale gets ever more complicated....really good"

    when it started I thought it would be over and not interesting but it grew with each chapter. The story is good and keeps you on your toes. Well worth reading

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
  • Robbie
    13/07/15
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    "Excellent"

    Terrific story that held my interest until the very end. One of the best I've listened to this year.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Kishi
    Southampton, United Kingdom
    11/07/15
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    "Not my kinda thing but not bad"

    Really good performance from the narrator and a decent story line. Very well written. Overall ok!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
  • Frances McClatchie
    23/06/15
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    "Love Harlan coben"

    I thought this book was well written and nicely read. I enjoyed it from start to finish and it even had me exclaiming out loud!!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful

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